Comedy: Reel Life Stand-Up Comedy show, hosted by Kendra Dawsey, returns Sat., July 20, 8 PM

Best Video Film & Cultural Center presents “Reel Life,” a monthly stand-up comedy show, on Saturday, July 20, at 8 PM. Reel Life is hosted by Kendra Dawsey, a comic who also hosts a weekly open mic at Lyric Hall in Westville and has also performed at Best Video’s Second Wednesday Open Mic among other venues throughout New England. Cover is $10.

Also on the bill for July 20 are comics Mal Cruz, Dan Brown, Ashlynn Cradic, Matt Woodland, and Dan Rice. Note: Comic routines may feature explicit material and language.

Kendra Dawsey is an up and coming stand-up comic who has performed in clubs and showcases in NYC and all over New England, including Stonewall Inn, Comix @ Mohegan Sun, and ImprovBoston. She was also a featured comic on the Sirius XM radio program Paid or Pain. Kendra garners humor from her identity and experiences by blending anecdote with higher concepts. Never too proud to laugh at herself, Kendra endears audiences by inviting them to laugh with her.

Dan Rice is an editor and contributor at the punk rock satire site He hasn’t seen Crazy Rich Asians yet, so please don’t spoil it for him. Rumored to be Stevie Nick’s long lost sister, Ashlynn Cradic is a Massachusetts transplant from Mississippi. Her humor is a bit of the goofy with a flare of deadpan all mixed together highlighting the life of a young trans-woman in modern day America.

Dan Brown is an animator, musician, standup comedian, and bigfoot enthusiast. He is co-creator of KR47 – Mallory Cruz is an autistic comedian based in NYC. She is currently recovering from a fresh concussion. It’s her 5th one. Matt Woodland grew up in Worthington Ma, a bustling little town in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains. Matt has been performing stand up comedy over the past few years, operating predominantly out of the Western Ma area. He has also put on several shows in the Northampton area, including long standing monthly shows at Luthier’s Co-op & Iconica Social Club. Matt combines improvisation, crowd work and theatrics to create some kind of an experience you won’t want to miss!

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